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Technically Colorado Day is August 1, the date our state formally joined the Union back in 1876. But the Centennial State is so badass—seriously, U.S. News and World Report just named Denver the best place to live in the entire country—that we celebrate our state on a second day, too: March 3, or...
March 3 2016, 9:45 AM
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1. Watch the St. Patrick’s Day Parade | Mar. 12
Why: We don’t know when St. Patrick’s Day became a multi-day celebration, but you probably won’t be complaining while dressed in your best greens along this festive parade route.
2. See the Colorado Ballet and Clyfford Still Museum...
March 2 2016, 2:00 PM
Discover geometric paintings of Western landscapes by local artist Sangeeta Reddy at a unique BMoCA at Macky exhibit. —Image courtesy of the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art
General Assembly Launch Party Denver, March 3
Denver start-ups and tech giants alike are hiring digital-savvy workers to keep up with economic growth on the Front Range, and this global education company's launch party is the perfect opportunity to network for today's most in-demand careers. The...
March 2 2016, 10:18 AM
Savor gourmet meals in a ghost town at Dunton Hot Springs' Epicurean Weekend. —Image courtesy of Dunton Hot Springs
Epicurean Weekend, February 25-28
Engage in a weekend of culinary tourism at this luxe dining event. Renowned chefs, like Native American culinary expert Loretta Oden and Jessica Sanchez of Miami’s renowned farm-to-table Loba Restaurant, meet up in the ghost town of Dolores for three nights of...
February 24 2016, 12:58 PM
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How Did I Get Here, February 11
At age 27, Sierra Quitiquit has mastered the world of skiing (starring in Warren Miller's feature film Ticket To Ride) and modeling (on a Times Square billboard for American Eagle), but her journey hasn't been easy. Watch the struggles and triumphs of her...
February 10 2016, 2:20 PM
Chef John Besh, February 3
The Mile High City transforms into the Gulf Coast for this charity dinner, hosted by acclaimed chef John Besh of New Orleans' restaurant August. Attendees have the chance to taste the rich Louisiana cuisine that made chef Besh famous, listen to live jazz...
February 3 2016, 1:50 PM
1. The Big Game | Feb. 7
Why: Because the Broncos’ performance in Super Bowl 50 will probably be the only thing your coworkers want to talk about on Monday. There are loads of places to watch, including Interstate Kitchen & Bar, which has free shots after a Broncos touchdown. Read more about...
February 3 2016, 10:00 AM
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Winter Bike Week, January 25–30
It’s time to pump up your bike tires and brush the dust off your cruiser. Learn (and get excited) to conquer the cold on wheels with daily clinics and gatherings for cyclists of all skill levels. On Wednesday, take advantage of complimentary B-cycle use for Winter...
January 28 2016, 3:30 PM